Holly excels in projects which require substantial research. Her writing is concise, informative and analytical.
Holly is seeking assignments in the areas of human interest, true crime, social issues and travel reviews/planning.
Holly graduated Summa cum Laude from the University of Great Falls with a 4.0 GPA.
Holly's experience in law enforcement positions required her to become proficient in the completion of legal reports and court documents. Perhaps most notably, Holly became well-known in the district courtrooms of Montana for her ability to conduct thorough interviews with felony offenders who were awaiting sentencing for their crimes. She then combined information regarding an offender's childhood, family background, significant life events, substance abuse issues, criminal background information and mental health factors with her statistical analysis of sentences imposed in the State of Montana for offenders who had committed similar crimes. Holly's findings were then utilized by the court in determining offenders' sentences.
While obtaining a psychology degree, Holly became skilled in conducting content analyses and documenting statistical findings.
Holly has completed a handful of articles for products and services as a freelance writer. The topics were selected by her buyer.
Holly assisted a Montana law enforcement agency in their quest to obtain a federal grant. The focus of this effort involved increasing law enforcement's community involvement, recruitment of new employees, and the establishment of positive interactions between local law enforcement and citizens.